by: Sammy Mink
Jai Courtney is joining Dito Montiel’s psychological thriller MAN DOWN. The project centers on an Afghanistan War veteran who tries to come to terms with his past while searching for his family in post-apocalyptic America. Shia LaBeouf and Gary Oldman star along with Kate Mara and Toby Kebbell. Courtney has been cast as Devin, the best friend of LaBeouf’s Gabriel, who served with him in the war.
Courtney’s past credits include roles in action flicks like “Jack Reacher,” “A Good Day to Die Hard,” and “I, Frankenstein.” Next up, he will reprise his role as Eric for the second installment of the “Divergent” franchise: “Insurgent.” He has also been cast as Kyle Reese in the upcoming sci-fi action film “Terminator: Genisys.” Courtney will also star in Russell Crowe’s “The Water Diviner” and Angelina Jolie’s “Unbroken.”